Drug Use and Abuse

DRUG USE AND ABUSE takes an interdisciplinary approach in its coverage of current drug issues. It weaves psychological, historical, cultural, social, biological, and medical perspectives -- emphasizing the idea that a drug's effects depend not only on its properties, but also on the biological and psychological characteristics of its user. This theme is highlighted throughout, and is prominent in discussions of the individual classes of drugs, as well as in the chapters on pharmacology and psychopharmacology. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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  • Author : Stephen A. Maisto
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Pages : 512 pages
  • ISBN : 1305177592
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Drug Use and Abuse

Drug Use and Abuse
  • Author : Stephen A. Maisto,Mark Galizio,Gerard J. Connors
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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DRUG USE AND ABUSE takes an interdisciplinary approach in its coverage of current drug issues. It weaves psychological, historical, cultural, social, biological, and medical perspectives -- emphasizing the idea that a drug's effects depend not only on its properties, but also on the biological and psychological characteristics of its user. This theme is highlighted throughout, and is prominent in discussions of the individual classes of drugs, as well as in the chapters on pharmacology and psychopharmacology. Important Notice: Media content

Drug Use and Abuse

Drug Use and Abuse
  • Author : Stephen A. Maisto,Gerard J. Connors,Mark Galizio,Shannon J. Maheu,Anjanie McCarthy
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 26 April 2012
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Drug Use and Abuse takes an interdisciplinary approach in its coverage of current drug issues. Replete with Canadian examples, it weaves psychological, historical, cultural, social, biological, and medical perspectives -- emphasizing the idea that a drug?s effects depend not only on its properties, but also on the biological and psychological characteristics of its user. This theme is highlighted throughout, and is prominent in discussions of the individual classes of drugs, as well as in the chapters on pharmacology and

Drug Use and Misuse

Drug Use and Misuse
  • Author : Stephen A. Maisto,Mark Galizio,Gerard J. Connors
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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Taking an interdisciplinary approach in its comprehensive coverage of current drug issues, Maisto/Galizio/Connors' DRUG USE AND MISUSE, 9th Edition, weaves historical, social, psychological, cultural, biological and medical perspectives as it emphasizes the idea that a drug's effects depend not only on its properties, but also on the psychological and biological characteristics of its user. Thoroughly updated with the latest research, emerging social trends and legal changes, the new edition includes the most current survey data available on patterns

Drug Use and Abuse: A Comprehensive Introduction

Drug Use and Abuse: A Comprehensive Introduction
  • Author : Howard Abadinsky
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 21 February 2017
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Updated to include the latest data and research, Abadinsky's DRUG USE AND ABUSE: A COMPREHENSIVE INTRODUCTION, 9th Edition, delivers a thorough, interdisciplinary examination of all aspects of drug and alcohol use and misuse. The text draws from the disciplines of history, law, pharmacology, political science, social work, counseling, psychology, sociology, and criminal justice -- resulting in the most comprehensive, authoritative single source available. The author explores the history of drugs, their impact on society, the pharmacological impact of drugs on

Drug Use, Misuse and Abuse

Drug Use, Misuse and Abuse
  • Author : Cecile A. Marczinski
  • Publisher : Wiley Global Education
  • Release : 02 January 2014
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Bringing a new approach to covering the basic principles and major topics found in a typical psychopharmacology course, Drug Use, Misuse and Abuse also adds the newest exciting and controversial findings in the study of drug use and abuse. At the core, the text has a strong emphasis on developing scientific literacy and critical thinking in the student. Drug Use, Misuse and Abuse includes the major drugs typically covered in an undergraduate psychopharmacology course (caffeine, nicotine, cocaine, amphetamines including methamphetamine,

Pathways of Addiction

Pathways of Addiction
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on Opportunities in Drug Abuse Research
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 October 1996
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Drug abuse persists as one of the most costly and contentious problems on the nation's agenda. Pathways of Addiction meets the need for a clear and thoughtful national research agenda that will yield the greatest benefit from today's limited resources. The committee makes its recommendations within the public health framework and incorporates diverse fields of inquiry and a range of policy positions. It examines both the demand and supply aspects of drug abuse. Pathways of Addiction offers a fact-filled, highly

Drug Use and Abuse

Drug Use and Abuse
  • Author : Stephen A. Maisto,Mark Galizio,Gerard J. Connors
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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DRUG USE AND ABUSE takes an interdisciplinary approach in its coverage of current drug issues. It weaves psychological, historical, cultural, social, biological, and medical perspectives -- emphasizing the idea that a drug's effects depend not only on its properties, but also on the biological and psychological characteristics of its user. This theme is highlighted throughout, and is prominent in discussions of the individual classes of drugs, as well as in the chapters on pharmacology and psychopharmacology. Important Notice: Media content

Drug Use and Abuse

Drug Use and Abuse
  • Author : Bonnie Graves
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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Discusses different kinds of illegal drugs, their effects on health and behavior, their use and the risks involved, options for treatment, and ways to stay drug-free.

Drug Abuse

Drug Abuse
  • Author : Steve Sussman,Susan L. Ames
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 18 February 2008
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Drug Abuse: Concepts, Prevention, and Cessation serves as a comprehensive source of information on the topography of, causes of, and solutions to drug problems. The text covers conceptual issues regarding definitions of drug use, misuse, abuse, and dependence. Importantly, the text addresses a variety of theoretical bases currently applied to the development of prevention and cessation programs, specific program content from evidence-based programs, and program processes and modalities. Information regarding etiology, prevention, and cessation is neatly delineated into (a) neurobiological, (

Understanding Drug Use and Abuse

Understanding Drug Use and Abuse
  • Author : Benjamin P. Bowser,Carl O. Word,Toby Seddon
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release : 30 May 2014
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Addressing drug use and abuse as a global phenomenon, this text draws on contemporary and international research findings to examine the causes of drug use in different countries and to explore different policy responses to its prevention and treatment. It is an invaluable resource for students, practitioners and anyone concerned with drug use.

Substance Use and Abuse

Substance Use and Abuse
  • Author : Russil Durrant,Jo Thakker
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 07 April 2003
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Substance use and abuse are two of the most frequent psychological problems clinicians encounter. Mainstream approaches focus on the biological and psychological factors supporting drug abuse. But to fully comprehend the issue, clinicians need to consider the social, historical, and cultural factors responsible for drug-related problems. Substance Use and Abuse: Cultural and Historical Perspectives provides an inclusive explanation of the human desire to take drugs. Using a multidisciplinary framework, authors Russil Durrant and Jo Thakker explore the cultural and historical

Drug Use and Abuse: A Comprehensive Introduction

Drug Use and Abuse: A Comprehensive Introduction
  • Author : Howard Abadinsky
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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Packed with the latest data and research, the powerful new DRUG USE AND ABUSE: A COMPREHENSIVE INTRODUCTION, 8e delivers a thorough, interdisciplinary survey of all aspects of drug and alcohol abuse. The text draws from the many disciplines of history, law, pharmacology, political science, social work, counseling, psychology, sociology, and criminal justice--resulting in the most comprehensive, authoritative single source available. It explores the history of drugs, their impact on society, the pharmacological impact of drugs on the body, drug policy

Preventing Drug Use Among Children and Adolescents

Preventing Drug Use Among Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Elizabeth B. Robertson,Susan L. David,Suman A. Rao
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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One of the goals of the Nat. Institute on Drug Abuse is to help the public understand the causes of drug abuse and to prevent its onset. This is a summary of topics covered in the newest ed. of the guide, "Preventing Drug Use Among Children and Adolescents", which includes updated principles, new questions and answers, new program information, and expanded references and resources. This In Brief edition summarizes sections of the guide for community use. Chapters: Prevention Principles; Risk

The Effects of Drug Abuse on the Human Nervous System

The Effects of Drug Abuse on the Human Nervous System
  • Author : Bertha Madras,Michael Kuhar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 November 2013
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Drug use and abuse continues to thrive in contemporary society worldwide and the instance and damage caused by addiction increases along with availability. The Effects of Drug Abuse on the Human Nervous System presents objective, state-of-the-art information on the impact of drug abuse on the human nervous system, with each chapter offering a specific focus on nicotine, alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, MDMA, sedative-hypnotics, and designer drugs. Other chapters provide a context for drug use, with overviews of use and consequences,

Addiction

Addiction
  • Author : Gene M. Heyman
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 15 October 2009
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In a book sure to inspire controversy, Gene Heyman argues that conventional wisdom about addiction - that it is a disease, a compulsion beyond conscious control - is wrong. At the heart of Heyman's analysis is a startling view of choice and motivation that applies to all choices, not just the choice to use drugs. Heyman’s analysis of well-established but frequently ignored research leads to unexpected insights into how we make choices - from obesity to McMansionization - all